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Japanese Foreign Minister Hayashi arrives in Delhi on two-day go to

New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI): Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi arrived in New Delhi on Thursday night as a part of his two-day go to to India.

Later within the night, Hayashi is scheduled to carry bilateral talks with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on the Hyderabad House.

On Friday, the Japanese Foreign Minister will attend the India- Japan Forum at Imperial Hotel in New Delhi.

Hayashi will depart for his nation on Friday late night.

He will journey to India as a part of his go to to Southwest Asia and Africa to bolster relations with a gaggle of countries referred to as the Global South, NHK World-Japan reported.

Speaking to reporters in Tokyo earlier this week, Yoshimasa Hayashi stated he’ll go to India, Sri Lanka, the Maldives, South Africa, Uganda and Ethiopia by way of August 4. During his go to, he plans to carry conferences with international ministers of these international locations and different senior officers, based on the NHK World-Japan report.

He additionally highlighted the significance of listening to the views of the Global South and responding to the wants of the group.

This is his second go to to India this yr.

Earlier in March this yr, Hayashi visited Delhi to attend the Quad Foreign Minister’s assembly. This go to is a part of a push to understand Japan Prime Minister Fumio Kishida’s “free and open Indo-Pacific” and preserve the worldwide order based mostly on the rule of regulation, NHK World-Japan reported.

Speaking in Delhi in March this yr, Kishida emphasised that India is”indispensable” in Tokyo’s plan for a “Free and Open Indo-Pacific”. Earlier this May, Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed the complete vary of relations between India and Japan throughout his bilateral assembly along with his Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida in Hiroshima. The two leaders additionally mentioned the main target areas of India’s G20 Presidency and Japan’s G7 Presidency in direction of making the planet higher.

The two leaders additionally mentioned deepening cooperation within the Indo-Pacific, based on the assertion. The leaders agreed on methods to additional strengthen the bilateral Special Strategic and Global Partnership.

“Had an excellent meeting with PM @kishida230this morning. We reviewed the full range of India-Japan relations and also discussed the focus areas of India’s G-20 Presidency and Japan’s G7 Presidency towards making our planet better,” PM Modi stated in a tweet. India and Japan established diplomatic relations in 1952. India, Japan, Australia, US are a part of the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue (QSD), generally referred to as the Quad. (ANI)